One dead, one injured in Sandton shooting


A man was shot and killed on Bowling Ave, Sandton in broad daylight around lunchtime on June 20, 2017. COURTESY / ER24

JOHANNESBURG – One person was killed and the other is fighting for his life in hospital following a shooting at the Total garage on William Nicol Drive near Sandton Drive, Netcare 911 confirmed.

“One patient in a critical condition and (was) transported by ambulance to the hospital, one deceased on the scene,” Netcare911 spokesperson Nick Dollman said.

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The motive for the shooting is still unclear and police on the scene are investigating.

An eyewitness said that a person on a motorbike shot a taxi driver/owner.